High Activity & Eye Plaque Seed Carrier

 

Options for the LDR brachytherapy treatment of intra-ocular malignancies and benign disease…


TheraSeed® – Palladium 103, Model 200


  • 16.9 day half life; 20-23 keV principle energy
  • 4.00 U – 9.00 U
    (3.09 mCi-apparent – 6.96 mCi-apparent)

AgX100® – Iodine 125, Model AgX 100


  • 59.4 day half life; 27-35 keV pinciple energy
  • 1.181 U – 19.884 U
    (0.930 mCi-apparent – 15.657 mCi-apparent)

Eye Plaque – Seed Carrier


  • Circular and notched silastic seed insert Circular and notched silastic seed insert
  • Pre-determined number of seeds within a standardized pattern
  • Sterile seed carrier to be loaded into the implantable outer shield (Gold plaque) by the end user


 High Activity TheraSeed & AgX100


  • Indicated for the treatment of tumors with any of the following characteristics1,2
    • Localized
    • Unresectable
    • Low to moderate radiosensitivity
  • Selected brachytherapy applications as temporary implants
  • Low energy brachytherapy seeds with rapid dose fall off to minimize dose to normal structures
  • Available as loose seeds in a shielded glass vial; sterile & non-sterile


Download PDF: Theragenics High Activity


References

1Theragenics, TheraSeed Instructions for Use, Buford, GA, 2016
2Theragenics, AgX100 Instructions for Use, Buford, GA, 2016